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Alcon

[al-kon] /ˈæl kɒn/
noun, Classical Mythology
1.
a noted archer who helped Hercules abduct the cattle of Geryon.
2.
a Trojan warrior who wounded Odysseus while trying to seize the body of Achilles and who was later killed by Odysseus.
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  • The prudent Alcon seemed to enjoy great ascendancy, and he figured at the head of the assembly.

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  • Returning now to the shepherds, the play shows us Daphnis and Alcon seeking the tomb of Nerina with a restorative.

  • "Have confidence in our gods," said Alcon, as a parting word.

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  • With this melancholy exclamation Alcon said farewell to the Greek, who descended the rope in silence.

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  • The philosopher saw Alcon, the peaceful citizen, who had just come down from the Acropolis, pass through the centre of the Forum.

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  • One morning, on his way to the upper part of the mount where the defense continued, Acton met the prudent Alcon in the Forum.

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  • The surgeon Alcon made a fortune of nearly £100,000 by a few years' practice in Gaul.

  • He hurried toward Alcon who, leaning on his staff, greeted him with a kindly smile.

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